What Happened on September 7, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Yves Thibaudet, French pianist, born in Lyon, France
  • LeRoi Moore, American saxophonist (Dave Matthews Band), born in Durham, North Carolina (d. 2008)
  • Mohammad Aslam, UAE cricketer batsman (1996 World Cup), born in Karachi, Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Pieter S Gerbrandy, lawyer/premier to London 1940-5, dies at 76